Bhubaneswar: Justice Pramath Patnaik was sworn in as a Judge of the Orissa High Court at 10.20 am this morning.
High Court Chief Justice Kalpesh Satyendra Jhaveri administered oath of office to Justice Patnaik. With this, the number of Judges in the High Court rose to 15, according to reports.
Earlier to this new post, Justice Patnaik was an Additional Judge in the High Court of Chhattisgarh. On being transferred, he joined as the new Judge of the Odisha HC.